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A hat tip to a hat factory. And what do hats have to do with pencils?

São João da Madeira is the smallest of 308 municipalities of Portugal by area. However, it’s great in terms of industrial tourism and also quality of life, according to the latest studies conducted here. 357 more words

Intangible

15. Barbados

_Sugar Loading Towers_Bridgetown Harbour_

The sugar industry has played a significant role in the Barbadian history and economy. Sugar farming was introduced by the Dutch in the 1640s, when it became the principal source of revenue for the island. 262 more words

Architecture

More of our industrial heritage

This is the view from the Homebase car park in Burnley, Lancashire.

The old chimney stands proud in front of the viaduct which carries the trains. 22 more words

Work

UK: 'garden shed' associated with hatting industry listed by English Heritage

“Telegraph.co.uk Lollipop lady’s garden shed gets national treasure status Telegraph.co.uk A great-grandmother was astonished to learn that the dilapidated brick shed where she stored her lawnmower has been ordered to be preserved as one of the…” 8 more words

Industrial Heritage

UK: another article on London's Post Office Tube Line


Londonist Visitors will not only get to walk around this fascinating piece of industrial heritage, they will also be able to take a ride through the tunnels that loop around Mount Pleasant.” 8 more words

Industrial Heritage

UK: 'garden shed' associated with hatting industry listed by English Heritage


“Telegraph.co.uk Lollipop lady’s garden shed gets national treasure status Telegraph.co.uk A great-grandmother was astonished to learn that the dilapidated brick shed where she stored her lawnmower has been ordered to be preserved as one of the…” 8 more words

Industrial Heritage

USA: Even in ruin, Detroit's Packard plant inspires poets, musicians and filmmakers


“ The old Packard Plant isn’t just Detroit’s largest decaying structure. It’s a muse to thinkers around the world, who find anger, grief, astonishment and beauty in its decaying space. 38 more words

Industrial Heritage